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Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation Director - Philippe Isler

Alliance prepares for a busy 2022

As the fifth anniversary of the entry into force of the World Trade Organization’s Trade Facilitation Agreement approaches next month, its goals of making trade easier, faster and cheaper have never been more relevant, particularly for developing and least-developed countries that have borne the brunt of this ongoing pandemic.

Significant Progress Reported on Madagascar ePhytos, Advance Rulings

Two pioneering initiatives to streamline customs and other border arrangements in Madagascar took another significant step forward when the relevant steering groups reported steady progress towards implementation at a second round of steering committee meetings.

Let’s innovate and design the e-waste solutions of tomorrow!

The Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation is calling on brilliant minds and change-makers from around the globe to join its latest initiative, the e-Waste Innovation Sprint, a 48-hour virtual hackathon focused on developing efficient and sustainable solutions for improving the collection and cross-border movement of e-waste for reprocessing in Rwanda and beyond.